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GORGEOUS, NEWLY RESTORED COTTAGE, WALK TO DOWNTOWN AND SHORE AT COMPASS HBR

Rebecca & Tom

Advertiser since: 2006
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Speaks: english
Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

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GORGEOUS, NEWLY RESTORED COTTAGE, WALK TO DOWNTOWN AND SHORE AT COMPASS HBR

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights

Overview

Bar Harbor Cottage Rental Photos and Description

2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, sleeps 6

Visitors to Bar Harbor enjoy many things, including Acadia National Park, the rocky Maine coast, work by local artisans, wonderful food, shopping, whale watching, kayaking and more. Visitors also enjoy the historical aspect of our area. During the 'cottage' era, Bar Harbor was the premier destination for the very wealthy in our country. It has since become the popular destination for many families and tourists. But there are some vestiges of that era that still exist. The fully restored Gardener's Cottage was once the residence of the gardener to a large waterfront estate. Built in the late 1800s it is a relic from the bygone cottage era. But as it's been lovingly restored by the owner, it's now available for visitors to enjoy as their vacation cottage here in Bar Harbor. just a 1/3 mile from downtown district, and also just a short walk (in the other direction) to the wonderful Compass Harbor shoreline, an Acadia hiking trail, and the Ocean Drive Dairy Bar!

This lovely cottage features two bedrooms: the master bedroom has a queen bed and private full bath; the second bedroom features two double beds. Capacity for the cottage is 6 guests.

The living room features a gas fireplace and a flat screen TV with cable and DVD player. There is also WIFI at the cottage. However, there is no phone, though cell service is pretty good there.

Other amenities include a washer/dryer, microwave, all linens, dishwasher, gas BBQ grill, a lovely deck with outdoor dining furniture, and parking for two cars. There is also a badminton set up in the backyard!

Walk to town for dinner, or pick up the Island Explorer Bus in front of the cottage and explore Acadia National Park and the rest of Mount Desert Island. The main Entrance to Acadia National Park for hiking, biking, and sight seeing is only a mile and a half from the cottage.

Sorry, pets are not permitted.

More Details
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Rebecca & Tom (Property Manager)
Advertiser since: 2006
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Speaks: english

Why HomeAway

Sleeps6
Bedrooms 2
Bathrooms2
Property type cottage
Minimum Stay 7 nights
Travel with confidence
Travel with confidence
Guaranteed, secure, with no booking fees
Add vacation protection services to your booking
Three services to protect your trip:
Protect your payments in case you need to cancel.
Guarantee the rental meets your expectations
Ensure you're prepared in case of accidental damage.

Reviews

Gorgeous, newly restored cottage, walk to downtown and shore at Compass Hbr
average rating of 5.0 based on 2 reviews
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Gorgeous, newly restored cottage, walk to downtown and shore at Compass Hbr
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p950406
+1 -2072880307
Bar Harbor Bar Harbor and Mount Desert Island
Banstead, Surrey, UK
5

Thoroughly reccomended

  • 5 of 5
This is the second time we've stayed at the cottage. It's very well equipped, clean, there's plenty of towels, crockery, cutlery and so on and the owners are both delightful and very helpful. It's a short walk to downtown and in the other direction a short walk to part of the State Park. All in all an excellent place for spending time in Bar Harbor.
  • Submitted: Jul 3, 2014
  • Stayed: Jan 2014
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Recommended for:  Age 55+, Sightseeing
business
Gorgeous, newly restored cottage, walk to downtown and shore at Compass Hbr
http://www.homeaway.com/vacation-rental/p950406
+1 -2072880307
Bar Harbor Bar Harbor and Mount Desert Island
5

I highly recommend the Gardener's Cottage.

I highly recommend the Gardener's Cottage.
  • 5 of 5
The Gardener's Cottage provided the perfect setting for our Bar Harbor
vacation.  Without sacrificing its beautiful 1880s charm, the cottage
is updated to be modern, clean and comfortable.  Its central location
made walking to town a breeze and provided us with close access to all
the sights that Bar Harbor has to offer.  When we just wanted to
relax, the outdoor space was nice and private with a grill and a
badminton court.  I highly recommend the Gardener's Cottage.
  • Submitted: Jul 16, 2012
  • Stayed: Jun 2012
  • Source: HomeAway

Map

Nearest Airport
10 Miles
Bar Harbor Airport
Nearest Ferry
20 Miles
Swans Island Ferry
Nearest Golf
1 Miles
Kebo Valley Golf
Nearest Beach
5 Miles
Sand Beach
Car: necessary

Acadia National Park's Ocean Drive is just 1.5 miles away, and downtown Bar Harbor is just a 10 minute walk! Enjoy hiking, biking, nature walks, beaching, swimming, dining on lobster, shopping, whale watching, and sea kayaking—everything at your fingertips from this lovely cottage!

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Rates & Availability

From $1,100 Per week

Bar Harbor Cottage Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
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Rental rates quoted in:
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly Event
 
off season
Nov 1 2014 - May 1 2015
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,100
 
 
May
May 2 2015 - May 22 2015
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,100
 
 
Early June
May 23 2015 - Jun 19 2015
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,500
 
 
Late June
Jun 20 2015 - Jun 26 2015
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,700
 
 
Peak Season
Jun 27 2015 - Aug 28 2015
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$2,200
 
 
September
Aug 29 2015 - Sep 25 2015
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,500
 
 
October
Sep 26 2015 - Oct 31 2015
Changeover Day: Saturday
7 night minimum stay
$1,200
 

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $500
Pet Fee $150
Tax Rate 8.0%
Notes $1100-$2200/wk
Pets considered for $150.
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Amenities

Bar Harbor Cottage Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cottage
Meals:
  • Guests provide their own meals
Floor Area:
  • 1500 sq. ft.
Location Type:
  • Downtown
  • Near The Ocean
Theme:
  • Tourist Attractions
General:
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Laundry Soap
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Area
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
Kitchen:
  • 4 Ring Stove
  • Blender
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Grill
  • Lobster Pot
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Toaster
Dining:
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
Bathrooms:
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 - toilet , tub , shower
    Bathroom 2 - toilet , combination tub/shower
Bedrooms:
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 6
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 queen
    Bedroom 2 - 2 double
Entertainment:
  • Books
  • CD Player
  • DVD Player
  • Radio
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Stereo
  • Television
Outside:
  • Outdoor Grill Gas
  • Wood Deck
  • 4 garden chairs
Suitability:
  • children welcome
  • pets considered
  • unsuitable for elderly or infirm
  • wheelchair inaccessible
Attractions:
  • autumn foliage
  • bay/sound
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • forests
  • library
  • live theater
  • marina
  • museums
  • playground
  • recreation center
  • restaurants
  • winery tours
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • antiquing
  • beachcombing
  • bird watching
  • eco tourism
  • scenic drives
  • walking
  • whale watching
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • Babysitter
  • fitness center
  • groceries
  • hospital
  • laundromat
  • massage therapist
  • medical services
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • mountain biking
  • mountain climbing
  • pier fishing
  • sailing
  • sound/bay fishing
  • swimming
  • tennis
Notes:
Property is close to main road. Owner is concerned for safety of pets. Will consider very small leashed pet. $150 pet fee.

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